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Consolidation in the Procurement Software Market – Warp Factor Ten, Captain!

Over the past seven years I’ve had discussions both in terms of covering their capabilities and about potential business opportunities for Spend Matters UK/Europe with […]

A New Buy-side CLM Killer App? How LawGeex Has Created the “Automate” Quadrant for Contract Management

As we said - we had our founder and CEO, Jason Busch, over from Chicago last week. He dropped in on eWorld with us and […]

Globality Gets Into Gear – A Serious Attempt To Disrupt Global Services Buying?

There are many ways to start a new business. You can develop your idea on the kitchen table, rope in a few friends who will […]

What Leads to Procurement and Finance Falling Out?

Yes, we have a new Spend Matters briefing / best practice paper to tell you about, and one thing is beyond argument – it has […]

Software Europe Becomes Selenity – Away Shirts and a Game Changer

Five years ago we paid a visit to privately owned Software Europe (based in Lincoln), interested in the firm as a provider of expense management […]

Bravo Advantage – A Look At New Procurement Technology Platform (part 2)

In part 1 of this review, a couple of weeks back, we started looking at the latest release of the BravoAdvantage source-to-pay procurement platform from […]

Proactis Buys Perfect Commerce – Further Thoughts

On Friday, Wetherby-based* procurement software firm Proactis announced the transformational acquisition of US / France firm Perfect Commerce. Proactis has made 5 acquisitions in the […]

Science Warehouse Customer Event – Focus On Product Enhancement

Science Warehouse (SWL), the Leeds-based eProcurement business, was initially a spin-out from Leeds University, created by Dr David Hames to meet the needs of scientists […]

New Sponsor Bloom – Bringing Expertise to Consultancy Procurement

We’re pleased to welcome Bloom as a new sponsor for Spend Matters UK. We wrote about the firm here and we will be featuring regular […]

Virtualstock Bring Dropshipping Tech To The NHS (Part 2) – The Edge

Yesterday, we described the early days of supply chain technology provider Virtualstock (VS), and explained how their product started to get traction as the concept […]

Virtualstock Bringing Dropshipping Tech to The NHS (Part 1) – Christmas Trees & Bear Grylls …

You don’t come across many successful software firms who funded a key early stage of their development through selling Christmas trees from the car park […]

Jaggaer and Pool4Tool Get Together – Another Powerful Player in the Procurement Tech Market

Last Friday, Jaggaer and Pool4Tool announced that the two firms are merging. Jaggaer as you may remember is the new-ish name for what used to […]